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A stakeholder group will be formed to assess the progress of new school transport proposals in Suffolk, it has been confirmed.

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Gordon Jones
Tuesday, June 12, 2018

A Suffolk historian who used the Lowestoft Record Office for vital research has said it will “diminish the community” if the archive is moved out of the town.

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Wednesday, June 6, 2018

A Suffolk council, which came under fire after investing millions of pounds from the pension fund in tobacco firms despite promoting stop smoking messages, has bought stocks in another cigarette company, it has emerged.

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Suffolk County Council

A campaign to keep older drivers independent and safe on the roads in Suffolk has been relaunched.

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Saturday, May 26, 2018

Fresh hope has emerged for the future of Lowestoft Record Office, after new county council leader Matthew Hicks vowed to keep records in north Suffolk.

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The number of visitors to Suffolk’s three record offices has plummeted to just half what they were a decade ago, new figures have shown.

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Tony Goldson
Thursday, May 3, 2018

Suffolk Coastal and Waveney district councils have eased fears that a merger will mean residents have to travel further for meetings.

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Waveney
Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Councils in east Suffolk will help support entrepreneurs and promote Suffolk as an international destination as part of measures announced in its new economic growth plan.

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Saturday, April 7, 2018

Lowestoft’s historic buildings will get a new lease of life and a regular market will be restored as part of plans to safeguard the town’s history.

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Thursday, April 5, 2018

Used nappies, food and glass are among the frequent items wrongly put in recycling bins in Suffolk – and it’s costing the taxpayer more than half a million pounds each year.

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Suffolk County Council
Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Low income homes across Suffolk will benefit from fully funded central heating systems over the next three years after the county was successful in obtaining a £4.3million grant.

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Matthew Hicks
Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Public toilets in Southwold, Beccles, Bungay and Kessingland could be under threat of closure or become pay-loos as part of cost-cutting measures by Waveney District Council.

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Waveney District Council
Thursday, March 22, 2018

Good causes across Suffolk have been awarded nearly £800,000 in the latest string of Big Lottery Fund grants this month.

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Tuesday, March 20, 2018

A programme to develop joint facilities between police and fire services in Suffolk which is currently under way could be the beginning of more measures to unite police, fire and ambulance services.

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A network of CCTV cameras across Suffolk could help tackle increasing demand on police and counter a downturn in bobbies on the beat.

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Monday, March 5, 2018

Suffolk County Council has said that its priority is to make sure the county’s archives are safeguarded, ahead of a consultation over the future of Lowestoft Record Office.

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Tony Goldson
Friday, March 2, 2018

A jury at the inquest of a grandfather who died while taking part in a go-kart race has concluded that his death was an accident.

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Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Suffolk schools could be hit with an £11.5m funding decrease over the next two years, according to latest estimates from education unions.

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Thursday, February 8, 2018

The mother of a vulnerable Suffolk man who died as a result of “missed opportunities” has said she is “not content that lessons have been learned”.

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Lowestoft
Saturday, January 20, 2018

Emergency services have been called to the scene of a car having gone into a ditch on the A12 near Darsham

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Monday, January 8, 2018

People across Suffolk are being urged to embrace bell ringing and take up the historic pastime – with the aim of every bell tower in Suffolk to be ringing out this November for the Centenary of the Armistice.

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Monday, November 6, 2017

Funding for sports and PE at Suffolk primary schools is being doubled as part of a Government drive to tackle childhood obesity.

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Friday, October 6, 2017

From giant chess and science laboratories to zumba, drumming and belly-dancing, libraries across Suffolk will be full of lively fun this weekend as they are transformed into Fun Palaces.

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Wednesday, August 30, 2017

A film firm tasked with bringing more TV, film and advert productions to Suffolk has surpassed its target number of filming days for its first year in just seven months.

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Suffolk County Council
Thursday, August 3, 2017

A retired welder who died of natural causes had been exposed to asbestos during his lifetime, an inquest has concluded.

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Sunday, July 23, 2017

Screen Suffolk bosses have said they are encouraged by the amount of interest shown in youngsters for a career in television and film.

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Monday, June 26, 2017

Two people have been taken to hospital with serious injuries after a house fire in Lowestoft in the early hours of this morning.

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James Paget Hospital
Saturday, June 24, 2017

An anti-fraud taskforce working across three Suffolk authorities has stopped more than £4.3million of public money being lost to fraud in the last 12 months, latest figures have shown.

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Suffolk police

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